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Tremors of an earthquake jolted several Bangladesh cities, including the capital Dhaka on Friday. File photo
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  • Robust quake jolts have been felt in several cities of Bangladesh on Friday. 
  • The quake was measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale. 
  • The tremors of the quake have been felt from Chittagong in Bangladesh to Kolkata in japanese India.

DHAKA: A shallow and robust earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck the Myanmar-India border area early on Friday, India’s Nationwide Heart for Seismology mentioned.

The quake was felt in Chittagong in Bangladesh and as distant as Kolkata in japanese India, in keeping with witness accounts posted on European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre’s (EMSC) web site and by customers on Twitter.

“Very strong,” one such witness posted on EMSC from Chittagong, which is about 184 km (115 miles) west of the quake’s epicentre.

EMSC pegged the temblor’s magnitude at 5.8, after having earlier given it a magnitude of 6.0 and mentioned the epicentre was about 126 km southeast of Aizawl in northeastern India.

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